Corpse Reviver #2

The Corpse Reviver #2 is rightfully considered by many to be the best-tasting of the Corpse Reviver cocktails. It’s one of the staples at Chicago’s gin-focused bar Scofflaw, where bar manager Luke DeYoung calls it “perfectly balanced, refreshing yet still strong. It’s an iconic cocktail that won’t go out of fashion any time soon.”

1 oz. gin
1 oz. Cointreau
1 oz. Lillet Blanc
1 oz. fresh lemon juice
1 dash absinthe
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: cocktail
Garnish: orange peel

Shake all ingredients with ice, strain into a chilled glass and garnish.

Adapted from The Savoy Cocktail Book